Daily 49er

Long Beach residents volunteer to clean up debris across the shorelines

Long Beach residents volunteer to clean up debris across the shorelines

February 20, 2018

Over 100 people patrolled the beach with trash bags in hand Saturday morning. These community members were custodians for the day and volunteered for Justin Rudd’s 30-Minute Beach Clean Up. The 225th co...

CSULB students participate in the 30th annual research competition

CSULB students participate in the 30th annual research competition

February 18, 2018

From Nietzsche’s thoughts on theatre to heart rate variability among transgender men, Cal State Long Beach’s 30th annual Student Research Competition covered it all. The competition, which too...

Residents have brunch with local candidates

Carlos Villicana, Special Projects Editor

February 18, 2018

Filed under Long Beach, News, Today

The sounds of friendly chatter could not be avoided throughout the Long Beach Dairy and Creamery on 167 E. South St., as citizens and candidates met over brunch in a casual mingling event that resembled a party. Held during every election cycle and referred to as “The 2018 Congressional, State, County and City of LB Candidate Brunch” in an email by organizer Dan Pressburg, the informal event took place Saturday from...

CSULB evacuated Saturday for reasons unknown at this time

CSULB evacuated Saturday for reasons unknown at this time

February 18, 2018

(Update: Feb. 19 6:05 p.m.): According to Lt. Richard Goodwin, a false fire alarm activation was the reason for the Saturday library evacuation. He said he does not have a cause for the activation.   Less ...

Long Beach City Council to draft new ordinance to help stop bicycle theft

Long Beach City Council to draft new ordinance to help stop bicycle theft

Cris Rivera, Contributing Writer

February 14, 2018

Filed under Long Beach, News, Today

At Tuesday night’s meeting, the Long Beach City Council voted to draft an ordinance that would lessen the sale of disassembled bicycle parts and ban bicycle chop-shops. According to the Long Beach...

Susan Burton exposes her personal experiences behind bars

Susan Burton exposes her personal experiences behind bars

February 14, 2018

Susan Burton was sitting with a friend on Oct. 4 1997 drinking cheap beer while trying to figure out where to buy crack to smoke that afternoon. Then, out of the blue, she told her friend that she could ...

CSULB to host semesterly job fair

CSULB to host semesterly job fair

February 14, 2018

Every college student feels the stress over what they’ll do after graduating, but Cal State Long Beach offers a way to relieve some of that worry. Each semester, students have the opportunity to a...

Local activists begin journey to get rent control on ballots

Local activists begin journey to get rent control on ballots

February 13, 2018

Huddling together under the shade of trees at MacArthur Park, about 80 Long Beach residents gathered Sunday to launch a campaign to bring rent control to the city. The #RentControlNow Coalition, which consist...